SMOKEY THE BEAR will be at the library tomorrow (Wednesday) @ 3:00. At 2:30 we will have a short storytime.   Everyone is welcome.smokey

Storytime and Tween Time

Children listened to books about cats and did a cat craft at storytime this morning.  Tween time kids did a dog and pet trivia and then decorated a dog dish.storytime cats 2 storytime cats storytime cats1 storytime cats3 Tween dog dish 1 Tween dog dish 2 Tween dog dish 3 Tween Dog Dish Tween dog dish3


Great day at the library: baking s’  mores in a homemade outdoor oven with the Yellow Medicine Cosmore 2unty 4-H and then smoresmore 1listening to Steve Glischinski talk about his book Minnesota Railroads.

Canby Railroad History Display

DepotThanks  to the Canby Depot and Maynard & Lois Hughes the library has on display some information on Canby’s railroad history. 




Steve Glischinski author of “Minnesota Railroads: A Photographic History, 1940-2012 on Wednesday, July 9th at 4:00 p.m. in the Community Center.   Everyone Welcome

Bus Trip June 27th

37th Scandinavian Hjemkomst Festival and

Annual Midwest Viking Festival

Hjemkomst Center  -    Moorhead MN

Friday, June 27th

Canby Library Bus Trip

The Midwest Viking Festival is an outdoor gathering of craftsmen, musicians and living history enthusiasts, from throughout the upper Midwest, who specialize in bringing the Viking Age back to life. 




This project is funded in part or in whole with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage fund” and the Canby Public Library.


The Zinghoppers

The Zinghoppers are coming to Canby Library on Monday, June 9th @ 2:00 p.m.   They are an Emmy Award winning children’s band from Minneapolis.   Everyone welcome to come and enjoy the music.Zinghoppers_SRP_2013_Paws Zinghoppers_2013PR_Band-Angled

Straw Bale Gardens

Straw Bale Gardens: The Step-by-Step and Simple Gardening Method That Requires No Soil and No Weeding  by Joel Karsten will be at the Canby Community Center on Friday, June 6th @ 7:00 p.m.   Sponsored by the Canby Public Library and the Minnesota’s Arts Cultural Heritage Fund.  Everyone Welcome

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